The World Council of Churches, with the endorsement of the churches, councils of churches and church leaders, has issued an ecumenical peace message on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the start of the Korean War.
The World Council of Churches (WCC) condemned an attack on a Hanukkah celebration at a rabbi's home north of New York City, on December 28, stabbing and wounding five people.
The World Council of Churches condemns attacks in Nigeria, Syria and Somalia, and calls for an end to violence.
On June 21, 2018, Pope Francis of the Roman Catholic Church joined the general secretary of the World Council of Churches (WCC) and the moderator of its Central Committee at an ecumenical meeting during his landmark visit. The theme of the visit was “Ecumenical Pilgrimage—Walking, Praying and Working Together.” Pope Francis’ [...]
The Rev. Ian Ross-McDonald and the Rev. Glynis Williams of the Life and Mission Agency attended a consultation hosted by the World Council of Churches in Palestine from June 21 to 23. Delegates from 12 countries gathered in Bethlehem to acknowledge that, since the war of 1967, it has been [...]